University of Arkansas

Nursing Programs

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 94.6%
Average number of students tested annually: 78
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at University of Arkansas as reported by Arkansas state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 103 95.1 90.85
2011 74 95.9 86.46
2010 56 92.8 84.32
2009 96 88.5 88.66
2008 120 75.8 86.23
2007 79 83.5 87.57
What is this?
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?

The University of Arkansas Master of Science in Nursing, program is an online program offered through the Eleanor Mann School of Nursing. The program offers specialization in Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist and Nurse Educator.

The program including 500 hours of supervised clinical practice can be completed in 2 years and a summer semester of full time study. Part time students may take up to six consecutive calendar years from the first semester of enrollment in the program.

The program prepares students to promote evidence based practice to prepare for advanced roles as teachers, practitioners, managers, consultants and researchers.

Admission Requirements

  1. University of Arkansas Graduate School admission
  2. Baccalaureate degree in nursing from an CCNE or NLNAC accredited college or university
  3. Current, valid and unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse
  4. Complete a basic health assessment course
  5. A minimum of a ‘C’ score on a basic statistics course
  6. Basic skills with library and computer technology

Applicants for the program will be accepted on the basis of the availability of space. The application deadline for admission in the fall semester is the 15th of July the deadline for admission in the spring semester is the 15th of October and the 15th of March for admission in the summer. 

 

Program accreditations: CCNE

Masters programs offered at this school:

MSN

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 94.6%
Average number of students tested annually: 78
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at University of Arkansas as reported by Arkansas state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 103 95.1 90.85
2011 74 95.9 86.46
2010 56 92.8 84.32
2009 96 88.5 88.66
2008 120 75.8 86.23
2007 79 83.5 87.57
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1924 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
03/01/1995 - 12/31/2007
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/02/2002 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/20/2002 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio18:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate82%

Admissions

63%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading500 to 600
SAT: Math510 to 620
ACT Composite23 to 29
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost

$15,411

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$11,501
30k to 48k$13,122
48k to 75k$16,793
75k to 110k$17,867
Over 110k$18,425
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Financial Aid & Loan

57%

Recipients

$6,868

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

22%

Recipients

$4,059

Average Amount

Pell grants

39%

Recipients

$6,660

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

22,548

Undergrads

4,646

Graduates

14,142

Women

13,052

Men

80%

Full-time

20%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
75%
Hispanic
8%
Black/African American
5%
Non-resident alien
5%
Two or more races
3%
Asian
2%
Race/ethnicity unknown
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

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University of Arkansas
Administration Bldg 425
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 575-2000
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